New Balance is the only athletic shoe company that continues to prove high-quality athletic footwear can be produced competitively in the United States. They are committed to American workers. More than 80% of their shoes are assembled in the U.S., helping New Balance to employ over 1,200 U.S. manufacturing workers. New Balance is also proud to be an official footwear and apparel provider of the United States Military.
“When I started, people would say, ‘Oh, you don’t want to work there, they’re not going to be around for long. They ain’t got a chance,'” shoemaker Michelle Witham, 40, told The Washington Post. “But I’ve been here 20-something years now.”
Visit and buy from the New Balance site at http://www.newbalance.com/made-in-us-and-uk/made-in-usa-sneakers/. Locally you can find them at:
- Fitness Sports